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Check Out This New Guest Column at Reel Life With Jane

Check Out This New Guest Column at Reel Life With Jane

Do you love costume dramas?

The kind that British TV is particularly well known for?

The kind that shows up mostly on PBS in the United States?

The kind with a vintage “wet t-shirt” shot of Colin Firth as Mr. Darcy  in Jane Eyre?

 

Then you might be tempted to buy the $39.95 DVD set called The Story of The Costume Drama. Warning. There’s something much better. Read all about it in my latest column at Reel Life with Jane.

 

2 Guide Books Discover Paris Celebrities and Gardens

France Week

Eiffel Tower, Paris Destination: Paris

Books:


Forever Paris (New April 2012) by Christina Henry de Tessan 


Hidden Gardens of Paris (New April 2012), by Susan Cahill with photographer Marion Ranoux

If you pile up all the guide books to Paris, you’d have a structure the height of the Tour Eiffel, I am convinced. Continue reading 2 Guide Books Discover Paris Celebrities and Gardens

The Mother Road: Route 66 on DVD

Destination: United States


DVD set: Route 66: The Complete Series 24-DVD (NEW  May 22, 2012)

Here’s your background music for this article: Nelson Riddle’s theme song for Route 66.

Just in time for your summer road trip planning–here’s a DVD set that inspires a trip across America.  The whopper set of the 1960-1964 TV show, Route 66: The Complete Series, contains all four years of the show–24 discs–116 episodes–100 hours of viewing. Now you know that we love road trips around here–having spent more than a year of Wednesdays visiting every state in the U. S. Continue reading The Mother Road: Route 66 on DVD